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Twist for 7 WSM ?

 
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Old 11-01-2006, 05:21 PM
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Twist for 7 WSM ?

Looking into a barrel for a 7 WSM to shoot 162 A-max or 175 SMK? Did some searching and can't decide between an 8 or 9 twist.

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Old 11-01-2006, 07:44 PM
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Re: Twist for 7 WSM ?

9 twist is all you need. Will work from 120's to 180 grain bergers.
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Old 11-01-2006, 08:45 PM
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Re: Twist for 7 WSM ?

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Looking into a barrel for a 7 WSM to shoot 162 A-max or 175 SMK? Did some searching and can't decide between an 8 or 9 twist.



[/ QUOTE ] i had the same problem so i went with an 8.5 twist. i know a guy that shoots 175s out of a 284win in 8.5 and has no problems
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Old 11-01-2006, 08:46 PM
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Re: Twist for 7 WSM ?

+1 on the 9 twist. I have a 9.5 twist that stabilizes the 175's at 1K. But I think I will go 9 on the next one.
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